Author Archives: carl

Peace in Korea? What you need to know about the Korea’s Summit & the Trump-Kim Summit

The Summit’s will have implications for not only the U.S. and North Korea, but also will strengthen South Korea and in addition will have strong implications for Japan and China relations.

Why China is Building Islands in the South China Sea

China claims they aren’t military bases, but their actions say otherwise. The islands that China is building in the South China Sea is causing disputes among the other nations in the region; Malaysia, the Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The US has many allies in the region and uses its massive Navy to patrol international waters, keeping shipping lanes open for trade.

The Power of Putin – Documentary 2018, BBC Documentary

Putin has created what he calls a "vertical of power" something unlike any we see in other great nations. As the Russian chess grandmaster Gary Kasparov - himself a harsh critic of Putin - has noted, the entire structure of Russian political power rests on one man. When the czar died, you knew the structure that would endure and the process by which his successor, his son, would be elevated. When the general secretary of the Soviet Communist Party died, the Standing Committee and the Politburo would Read more [...]

High Alert: US B-52 Bombers Fly Close to China’s Guangdong Province

Although posted a month ago, there was reason for a high alert when US B-52 Bombers flew close to China’s Guangdong Province. A pair of US B-52 Stratofortress strategic bombers reportedly flew within 250 kilometers of Guangdong’s coastline in southern China on a Tuesday afternoon (24th), according to Taiwan media and Aircraft Spots, a Twitter group that tracks arcraft movement and the deployment of the US Air Force.

Noam Chomsky full length (17:13) Interview: Who rules the world now?

Cathy Newman’s full interview with Philosopher Noam Chomsky was posted on May 14, 2016. From Trump and Clinton, to climate change, Brexit and TTP, America’s foremost intellectuals presents his views on who rules the world today.

“How To Think About Putin’s Russia” Christopher Caldwell

Christopher Caldwell is Senior Editor at the Weekly Standard. His lecture is part of Hillsdale College’s National Leadership Seminar.

Intel Briefing: North Korea’s Recent Military and Diplomatic Activities

This is an extract of a 60 minute love webcast from Jane’s by IHS Markit. This briefing examines developments related to North Korea’s military modernization, missile and nuclear capabilities, as well as diplomatic posturing.

Boeing in Europe

Boeing has been a part of the European aerospace community for 8 decades. A European heritage and global perspective are key tenets of our active local presence and remain at the root of our contribution to Europe’s economic and technological growth.

The Plane Highway in the Sky

Over the North Atlantic, where there is no radar coverage, planes don’t fly like they normally fly. They follow a set of daily tracks that act like highways in the sky.

Trump Cancels Summit With North Korea

President Trump has sent a letter to North Korea’s Kim Jong Un announcing he is calling off their planned June summit in Singapore.